AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Women in Medicine Lunch
Project type(s) Speaker
Date completed 04/2005
Chapter University of Massachusetts Medical School
Project Coordinator Rebecca Singer
Summary of project We invited three women doctors in different fields (Surgery, Emergency and Oncology) to come and talk about their experiences balancing a career and family.

Content area Other
Number of participants 20
Participant hours involved 20 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost $50
Project funding Local chapter funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising Emails and Announcements
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
3
Lessons/suggestions Attendence was unfortunately low, because we did not serve lunch (only snacks), and there were several other competing lunch talks that day (with food). One thing to look out for, is that we ended up with three doctors who, although all in different field